Posts Tagged: roger goodell

NFL Commish Says “We were wrong” in Handling of Player Protests

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released a video statement on behalf of the league acknowledging “we were wrong” in handling the issue of player protest. The message has been well-received by black players in the league and most African Americans in genearl. The message came Friday night, after 10 days of protests and civil unrest in… Read more »

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Jay-Z Defends NFL Deal

Jay-Z Defends NFL Deal: ‘This Is More Than’ Colin Kaepernick ‘Not Having a Job’ Jay-Z and NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell held a joint press conference at the Roc Nation office to discuss their new entertainment and community activism partnership. Jay -Z : I think we forgot that Colin’s whole thing was to bring attention to… Read more »